Here’s the late great Melvin Wine. Melvin Wine was a great old time fiddler from West Virginia. he was born in 1909 and passed in 2003. There are a few other excellent videos on YouTube besides this one, so if you like what you hear,… Read More
Here’s Old Buck performing Icy Mountain (found on the YouTube)…
I met up with Ted and Isabel today to play some Old Time music. We’ve been having these sessions regularly, and I am enjoying them so much. Ted and I had already been playing together for a while before Isabel joined us. We had a… Read More
Here’s Hopping Jenny performing a great Garry Harrison Tune, Dull Chisel….
Sometimes that’s all about the music. I was looking for a different version of Lady on the Green on YouTube when I stumbled into this delightful video. I love this tune. I learned to play it on banjo a couple years ago at one of… Read More
It’s Friday night. Time for a polka.
Colter Wall doing up some Wilf Carter….
Wouldn’t you rather be out Chinquapin Hunting? Here’s some Bruce Molsky with a wonderful band….
I’ve been mostly a front porch banjo player. Sure, I’ve been to some banjo camps and jammed a lot at a couple festivals, but until recently I haven’t been playing music with others on a regular basis. That is changing. For the past few months,… Read More